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  1. What is underlying specific nutrient deficiencies
  2. Plugged CO2 Diffuser & exploding tubing
  3. Why split fertiliser dose?
  4. Milky/Chalky water
  5. Liquid test kit question
  6. Hortimix ferts
  7. Nitrates always high. Don't know what to do.
  8. Hard water question
  9. Cloudy water after dosing EI
  10. Kh/gh, does this seem right?
  11. Potassium Sulfate K2SO4 solution turning red/pink
  12. 5mth old tank cycle crash?
  13. How does MgSO4 function in an aquarium?
  14. Does this sound right to y’all?
  15. Killed Three Fish - CO2 Poisoning?
  16. best way to raise KH
  17. Slow release Iron?
  18. After dosing, what should nitrates be?
  19. Help, I can't get it up! (nitrates, that is...)
  20. How often should I dose?
  21. Deficiency of some sort.
  22. Micro source
  23. First time cycling a planted tank
  24. Nitrates in water supply
  25. Can someone who is good at chemistry tell me how I can decode this into a simpler NPK ratio?
  26. Seachem fertilizers
  27. Fertiliser dosage?
  28. Ready to figure out ferts. Help?
  29. Newbie fertilizer advice needed
  30. Osmocote slow release for root tabs (advice)
  31. How do I handle this?
  32. Cycling stalled
  33. Consistent pH of 7.9 in newly set up tank
  34. EI method (MNPK) Liquid/Dry Ferts
  35. Peat moss in filter for reducing the pH - How frequently should the media be replaced?
  36. Does Floursh Comp expire?
  37. Where to buy dry ferts
  38. Safe ferts and dosing for shrimp
  39. Refilling evaporated water
  40. Seachem Excel won’t ship to CA?
  41. GH an KH
  42. PMDD / EI / Flourish
  43. RO vs RO/DI
  44. Measuring Spoons
  45. Nutrient deficiency on ThriveC fertilizer?
  46. What Iron to use?
  47. Is this okay for a planted tank
  48. Help me calculate my dose - daily EI
  49. new RO and hi pH
  50. Dry Fert Recipe help - GLA adjustment with equilibrium
  51. What's the best way to tune CO2 rate?
  52. Where did the ammonia come from?
  53. Which Fertz or what mineral/s is/are lacking?
  54. Well, softened, or ro/di water?
  55. Seachem prime and Seachem stress guard
  56. Unusual kH spike
  57. High PO4
  58. How to raise TDS in a shrimp tank
  59. Calculating hardness from water report
  60. Balancing ferts and light. Help!
  61. GH and KH help?
  62. Poly-filter
  63. NilocG Fertilizer thoughts?
  64. How to manage CO2 overnight
  65. Fertilizer regimes for low/medium light tank
  66. Testing Kh problem
  67. Cannot get GH to stay above 0 - Aquasoil, GLA GH boost
  68. Co2 levels registering too high
  69. Dissolve Oxygen (DO) and Oxygen Reduction Potential (ORP), what are these parameters about?
  70. Water tested, somethings wrong
  71. optimal CO2 (ppm) level for fastest plant growth
  72. Testing tap water
  73. recommend ph tester
  74. HELP needed What is max level of CO2?
  75. How to ensure I'm not over dosing?
  76. Why is PH rising ?
  77. What root tabs?
  78. Photodegradation of fertilizer solution
  79. CO2 with high KH and pH
  80. DIY chelated Fe?
  81. Ammonia
  82. Remineralizing RO/DI
  83. Help me diagnose the problem
  84. New tank cycle - Nitrites above 5ppm - Good or bad?
  85. High Nitrates and swim bladder
  86. Rex Grigg Dry Fert Alternative
  87. Apera pH meter creeps up after it's done.
  88. Uptake % advice when using Rotala's accumulation calculator
  89. Fertiliser Dose or not to dose macro Fertilizer?
  90. Been EI dosing for a bit. What and when should I test water parameters?
  91. Your R/O Station/Water Storage Station Set-ups
  92. Lets Discuss My Dosing Schedule!
  93. Dosing for Tank Startup with Tropica Controsoil.
  94. My tap water quality report
  95. how much PO4
  96. High Tech Tests
  97. Water Changes and Parameters
  98. Dosing help
  99. NilocG fert question
  100. I have Ca:Mg of 23:6.08 Seachem Equilibrium or Flourish Magnesium?
  101. New to dry fertilizers, is this what I need?
  102. Select Aquatics Rapid Grow Fertilizer
  103. new 10g set up
  104. I see ranges for certain nutrients but is that dosage range or "in the water range"?
  105. Why don't more people dose CO2 this way?
  106. You Buy Direct root tabs?
  107. Questions on ADA fertilisers
  108. Do you change amount of ferts with a tank upgrade if plant mass stays the same?
  109. pH Drop CO2 accuracy
  110. ICP Water Test results–Opinions needed on results and long, ongoing tank problems
  111. Planning RO reminerlizarion ph,kh,gh Flora and Fauna considerations
  112. Fertilize after HC trim?
  113. Algae + nutrient deficiency help!
  114. Calcium Boron Liquid Fertilizer
  115. I'm a little confused about the results from this online dosing calculator
  116. Ferts & Schedule
  117. Wht ferts to add to tank?
  118. Iron deficiency?
  119. Schedule for fertilizers. When to add?
  120. Dosing Before or After the CO2 is Turned on?
  121. What's your TDS?
  122. High phosphates
  123. Seachem nitate test spoon size?
  124. Kh, ph and fish safety
  125. Tap water too hard?
  126. Tap Water Vs Substrate Longevity
  127. Mixing chemicals- Xcel and Thrive
  128. is adding baking soda to raise KH safe?
  129. Did a lot of reading, at a point where google can't answer my questions. Hope you guys can help
  130. Dosing during cycling
  131. Heard conflicting things about Potassium. Looking for clarrification
  132. Shrimp-safe GH booster.
  133. Liquid Fertilizer
  134. Where are my nitrates going? A real head scratcher
  135. Clove oil humane?
  136. Plantex CSM+B problem
  137. A word of caution for PPM.
  138. Forgot prime!
  139. Potassium and Iron test kits?
  140. High pH/Low KH Tap Water
  141. The best fertilizing system today ?
  142. white crystal sheet formed in CSM+B
  143. A Slightly Different Nitrogen Cycle Question
  144. Noob to dosing needing advice for algae control
  145. what deficiency in my rotala macrandra
  146. Continuous fertilizing?
  147. Some advise of water column fertilizer and whether I need it or not?
  148. Do plants need sodium?
  149. Tap water PH lowering over time
  150. Need input on remineralizing RODI water for planted aquarium
  151. Color Deficient and cant tell nitrates, HELP!
  152. CO2 sufficient?
  153. New to EI dosing and have dumb questions!
  154. Your test kit brand experience
  155. Trouble getting Stigma to stay alive
  156. Looking for easy fertilizing routine
  157. Water changes during Cycle and Iron
  158. RO water and fish
  159. Filter STINKS! Forgot to drain it after stopping it
  160. C02 Higher In The Morning?
  161. UNS All in One
  162. Water quality questions
  163. 1 Point ph drop? Fine Tunning C02
  164. Marcel Golias English Version
  165. When should I start EI?
  166. Presumed iron deficiency
  167. Test Kit and Dechlor Recommendations?
  168. Ammonia not dropping
  169. Worm Casting Root Tabs
  170. not enough plants?
  171. Easy green?
  172. How to make a all in one fertilizer?
  173. Stability of dry ferts when mixed into a solution....
  174. questions about EI values
  175. Is my C02 Good?
  176. try to make a fertilizer for Calcium
  177. Remineralizing RODI water
  178. Filtered tap water VS RO water
  179. Nitrate testing
  180. Help with choosing a good CO2 kit for my ADA 45F
  181. Does anyone urinate in their tank? If so, do you get algae?
  182. Why is my ph so high?
  183. RO water, remineralization, fertilization
  184. KH keeps dropping
  185. Water smells like gasoline 🤔
  186. Phosphate question
  187. Curious about water parameters in a new 75g
  188. Fertilizer Dosing Schedule
  189. AGA 2019 Vin Video Presentation
  190. Tank cycling question
  191. Ca and Mg equation
  192. Fertilizer seachem Flourish
  193. Low KH effect on ph readings?
  194. Marine Pure Block and Aluminium
  195. Dosing muriatic acid to lower KH
  196. Tap water for shrimp?
  197. [Request] Review of GLA's EDTA+DTPA MICROMIX. Link inside.
  198. Deficiency or Excess?
  199. Pls Help Me Identify...
  200. Need Help with RODI
  201. freezing csm+b mix
  202. Salifert nitrate test
  203. Osmocote Plus Aquarium Live Plant Fertilizer (New Product?)
  204. Cycling with Plants
  205. ph and c02
  206. Add ferts to dsm baby tears
  207. EI doesn't work and is killing my plants
  208. Mg Levels in Water Questions
  209. Nitrate test options ?
  210. easy-life K test,,,, help
  211. Do I have a Deficiency?
  212. high gh using distilled water
  213. NA Thrive vs APT Complete
  214. Nitrite spike in a planted fully cycled tank
  215. Purigen is just amberlyst?
  216. Interesting write up on "liquid carbon"
  217. Manganese used in EI?
  218. Is this a K deficiency?
  219. Best way to disinfect large tank
  220. What is Prime?
  221. Questions about Osmocote+
  222. Clay vs dynamite plus
  223. What does a CSM + B overdose look like?
  224. What does a micro deficiency look like?
  225. NPK Fert dosing on tap water
  226. Mixing dry fertilizer for auto dosing question
  227. Help me understand Ph drop with CO2
  228. Dosing Liquid Fertilizer
  229. Excel changed formula?
  230. RO water and wonder shells
  231. KH Depletion Bacteria
  232. What's missing?
  233. Wonder Shells... anyone have solid into on these?
  234. Nitrate dosing if at 0?
  235. Sanity check please - Leaves are starting to die again
  236. Due to my rocks, my calcium is 100ppm and magnesium is 8.7ppm. Is this ok?
  237. Can driftwood cause nitrite to spike up?
  238. How to choose Fe fertilizer
  239. From Malawi to South American - Advice wanted
  240. Fert dosing
  241. Trying to understand my water parameters
  242. Need assistance modifying Salifert Potassium test to lower PPM
  243. Peculiarly High Ph During Fishless Cycle With Ada Amazonia II
  244. Iron chelate and ph
  245. low tech Ferts: EI or Tom Barr's ratio's?
  246. yet another DIY KH,GH + nutrient dose for RODI water
  247. Getting a little fed up. Can you help me diagnose these holes?
  248. Nitrate Reduction Products
  249. Nitrites won't drop w/ 100% wc
  250. Raising KH with Baking Soda